happier happier  /ˈhæ pi ər/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure
  2. (adj) marked by good fortune
  3. (adj) eagerly disposed to act or to be of service
  4. (adj) well expressed and to the point

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Religious people are less stressed and happier than nonbelievers.
  2. A complicated picture: married people are generally happier than singles, but that may be because they were happier to begin with.
  3. This means that surrounding ourselves with happier people will make us happier, make the people close to us happier and make the people close to them happier.

News

  1. Are Jennifer Aniston And Just Theroux Getting Cold Feet?

    Sources are saying the couple was much happier when the two weren't engaged. Plus, more Bachelorette drama. The Gossip Table has all the dish.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Best Week Ever

  2. New Book by R. Eugene Chieppo Provides Prescription for Living Happier Lives

    Understanding the relationships between mind and body, including little-known information about the brain, can lead to a happier, healthier life, notes the author of this new book released by Dog Ear Publishing. (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10834844.htm
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. There’s nothing happier than a dog with its head out of a car window [VIDEO]

    There is nothing and no one in this world happier than a dog with its head hanging out a car window. (Exception: Leonardo DiCaprio with his head hanging out a car window.)
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Daily Caller via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Tonight we look beyond the dark days to focus on happier fare," said Stewart, referring again to the writers strike, "with this year's slate of psychopathic movies, 'There Will Be Blood,' 'No Country For Old Men.' All I can say is thank God...
    on Feb 24, 2008 By: Jon Stewart Source: NBC 10.com

  2. "I poured my heart and soul into this for two years," US captain Azinger said, his voice cracking with emotion. "The players poured their heart and soul into this for one week. They deserved it. I couldn't be happier?"
    on Sep 21, 2008 By: Paul Azinger Source: CNN International

  3. "I'm so proud of her and I'm very grateful she agreed to run with me. She inspired people, she still does," McCain told Jay Leno during a "Tonight Show" interview taped for broadcast Tuesday night. "I couldn't be happier with Sarah Palin."
    on Nov 10, 2008 By: John McCain Source: ABC News

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